INTERNATIONAL NEWS: Smith misses out on Euros

Peterborough United full-back Michael Smith has missed out on a place in Northern Ireland's squad for the 2016 Euros in France this summer.

Saturday, 28th May 2016, 12:14 pm
Updated Saturday, 28th May 2016, 1:23 pm
Michael Smith on his Northern Ireland debut.

The writing was on the wall for the 27-year-old right-back when he didn’t feature in last night’s (May 27) 3-0 friendly win over Belarus. Former Posh striker Conor Washington scored in that game and has made the Euros squad.

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Smith made his Northern Ireland debut against Slovenia in March, but was one of five players axed when Michael O’Neill reduced his squad to 23 players today (May 28).